249111 Education Adviser

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ANZSCO Occupation Name: 
Education Adviser
Skill Assessing Authority: 
Medium and Long-term Strategic Skills List: 
Short-term Skilled Occupation List: 
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ANZSCO Occupation Description: 


Conducts educational research and develops course curricula and associated teaching materials for use by educational institutions.
Skill Level: 1
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2491 Education Advisers and Reviewers

ANZSCO Unit Group Code: 
ANZSCO Unit Group Name: 
Education Advisers and Reviewers
ANZSCO Unit Group Description: 


EDUCATION ADVISERS AND REVIEWERS conduct educational research, develop course curricula and associated teaching materials for use by educational institutions, and review and examine the work of teachers and the results from curriculum programs in school settings.
Indicative Skill Level:
In Australia and New Zealand:
Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).

Tasks Include:

consulting with teachers, principals and administrative officials of educational institutions to coordinate educational programs and provide advice
identifying and evaluating developments in education by conducting research into educational systems
serving on committees to identify present and future needs within the educational system, and planning, developing and modifying facilities and programs
documenting subjects and courses developed, and evaluating new courses
organising and conducting workshops and conferences to train teachers in new programs and methods
applying knowledge of learning processes and school structures to develop operational and training programs, and submitting them for decision and funding
visiting schools and observing teachers in the classroom, noting pupil response, motivation and teaching techniques
discussing programs, records and teachers with School Principals to record academic performance of schools, welfare of pupils and performance of individual teachers
making suggestions to government officials about improvements to educational facilities, equipment, buildings and staff to ensure continued standards of education

Avg. weekly earnings - males (May 2012): 
1 573.80
Avg. weekly earnings - females (May 2012): 
1 763.00
Avg. weekly earnings - persons (May 2012): 
1 720.30